Reference numberNLB/9/142
Alternative reference numberNLB/9 p77
TitleCopy letter from Herbert Rix, to Dr Benjamin Apthorp Gould, Foreign Member of the Royal Society, Cambridge, Massachusetts, U.S.A.
Date5 April 1894
Description'Dear Sir,
I am instructed to return the sincere thanks of the Royal Society for the present which, as intimated in your letter of the 21st March, it is the intention of the Smithsonian Institution to present to this Society, and I am to say that the gift will be very welcome.
I am, yours faithfully,
H Rix
Asst. Sec. RS. [Assistant Secretary, Royal Society]'.
Physical descriptionTypescript
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
NA5948Gould; Benjamin Apthorp (1824 - 1896)1824 - 1896
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